About Maria "Teri" Theresia Shields (Schmon)
Teri Shields (born 1933 in Newark, New Jersey), born Maria Theresia Schmon (sometimes credited as Schmonn), is an American actress, film producer and a former model.
Teri was married to Francis Alexander Shields in 1964 and the following year she gave birth to their only child, a daughter, model-actress Brooke Shields. Later, the couple divorced.
Teri acted alongside her daughter in Wanda Nevada, Endless Love, and Backstreet Dreams.